The treatment consists of arthroscopic removal of the distal end of the key. The surgery is performed using a camera when removed a very small portion of the clavicle while being cleaned by inflammatory elements of the joint.
After the discharge of the patient from the operating room requires little or no analgesia and prophylactic antibiotic treatment.
What is the procedure before surgery; strong>
Performed to prepare for surgery. Performed x-rays, blood tests and ECG. Take a complete medical history with emphasis on cardiac and respiratory problems, allergies or previous surgery. Becomes final check by a cardiologist and anaisthisiologo.I process is usually done a few hours before surgery. P>
required keeping patients in the hospital; strong> p>
The patient may have been discharged on the same day. p>
What kind of anesthesia required; strong> p>
This is determined in consultation with the anesthesiologist, but in most cases required general anesthesia. p>
What is the recovery time after surgery; strong> p>
The return to full activities is about 4 - 6 weeks. p>
There are risks after surgery; strong> p>
The complication rate arthroscopy is less than 1% when performed by trained orthopedic surgeons. p>